Kayla Barnes is 12 years old and in 7th grade.
Principal Zach Woods described Kayla as a quiet leader. “She leads by example,” he said. Guidance counselor Kim Lineman chose Kayla as student of the week.
“She makes good grades,” she said. “She’s so quiet, but this is an opportunity for her to shine and she should shine.”
What’s your favorite subject?
Language Arts - She loves reading and book projects, currently reading “The Lovely Bones.”
Do you have pets?
A dog named Socks. “He’s a good guard dog,” she said.
What is your favorite movie?
The Twilight series.
What do you and your best friend do?
Teressa Escobido and I like to hang out and go for walks.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
A doctor or a teacher because I like children and helping others.